The township of Cedar Grove, New Jersey is located in the New York - Newark metropolitan area.
The character of Cedar Grove is exemplified by its slower-paced atmosphere. This part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area is quiet overall, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although that is not the case around the railway line. Lastly, it is easy to reach parks from most locations within the township since there are a few of them nearby for residents to check out.
Most of the housing growth in Cedar Grove took place prior to the 1960s. In this part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area, the majority of the dwellings are single detached homes, while the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings. About 85% of the units in the township are occupied by home owners and 15% are rented. This township also has a good choice of housing sizes; it is quite easy to find homes ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
In all but a limited number of cases, a car is needed shop for groceries. Nevertheless, getting to the closest pharmacy and consequently some staple foods is generally convenient. Residents can enjoy about 30 restaurants and coffee shops as well. In terms of education, both primary and secondary schools are convenient to walk to from any location in Cedar Grove. In addition to public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools.
The favored method to move around in Cedar Grove is usually driving. It is very easy to park. In contrast, the public transit system in Cedar Grove is not very convenient. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines traversing the township, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most houses. Traveling by foot is not very popular in Cedar Grove, even though running daily errands is easy by walking.